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Everest: The Challenge
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  • Title: Everest: The Challenge
  • Author: Francis Younghusband
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 328
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Everest: The Challenge Francis Younghusband

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    1. Catherine says:

      This book was published in 1936 before the successful attempt of Hilary and Norgay and discusses several of the early attempts on Everest as well as climbs on other mountains such as the fateful expedition on Nanga Parbat in 1934 It goes on to discuss the chances of Everest being conquered in the future Also touched on are the personalities of the Himalayan people, the natural flora and fauna of the area and the holiness of the Himalayas and it s meaning to Hindus and the possibility of finding [...]

    2. Lucy says:

      This book was published in 1935, before the first successful climb to the top of Everest The first part of the book describes the initial attempts to summit Everest and speculates on the challenges that would need to be overcome It then goes on to describe attempts successful and otherwise to climb other great mountains If the book stopped there I would have enjoyed it But when the author, a former president of the Royal Geographical Society, goes on to talk about other aspects of the Himalaya m [...]

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